World of Wonder

World of Wonder (WOW) is a summer program at Bradley University designed to provide a variety of challenging, hands-on courses for gifted and talented students entering grades 1 – 9.

Students may choose to take one, two, or three classes during the week. Our curriculum features courses in multiple disciplines that promote collaboration and experiential learning, including language arts, social sciences, STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math).


2023 dates will be announced in September!

Daily Schedule

Students may choose to take one, two, or three classes each session, and/or recreation at the end of each day.

7:40 – 8:00 a.m. Student drop off
8:00 – 10:00 a.m. Class 1
10:00 - 10:15 a.m. Student drop off/pick up/break
10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Class 2
12:15 – 12:30 p.m. Student pickup
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch and supervised recess
1:15 – 1:30 p.m. Student drop off
1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Class 3
3:30 – 3:45 p.m. Student pickup
3:30 – 5:15 p.m. Supervised recreation
*Final Student pickup no later than 5:30 p.m.